Namrun Castle; A strategical Clichian gate

Namrun Castle- Mersin

This castle is very important for the region. Its task was to protect the region in the past. It is a typical middle age castle and it was built on a rocky territory;

This castle was built in middle age and it was named as İllibru in Hittites and Assyrian periods. It was built on the peak of the rock so it can even see Sinap Castle. It could be a type of defensive line castles. Then it lost its importance in time. There are stairs that climb up through the castle.

Namrun Castle

This castle is located in Mersin province of Turkey. Thanks to its size, it is impressive as you see above. History is here.

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